Sparrow — My New Favorite Gmail Desktop App

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First, I tried Inky. Then, Postbox. And now, I’ve given Sparrow a few weeks to prove itself.

For those that may have missed my previous reviews (here and here), I’ve been trying to get my email under control so it no longer controls me. I’ve had a few things in mind as I try them out. All my email accounts are through Gmail and I want to keep each of the accounts separate through Google’s online Gmail interface, but I also want the ability to use a unified inbox when I need to. The purpose of finding such a desktop app is to make my email workflow faster and more efficient, so I don’t get so behind when tackling my inbox.

Now I think I’ve finally found what I am looking for!

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How Many Android Browsers Are There?

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As a web developer I’m used to testing sites on a range of different systems and browsers. There’s of course the good old desktop and laptops with many a different browser and screen size. However, it’s mobile when things get really interesting… With iOS there’s a few different sizes and browsers bit Apple have kept […]

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10 Signs You Are Failing As A Church Blogger

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The idea of creating a list of do’s and dont’s is not very appealing. Honestly, the very thought of parroting something that has already been said online is actually revolting for me. My heart does not reach for any old bloggers, but for the church to do blogging well. Instead, I’d like to share with […]

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Working on My Novel

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I don’t know if I want to laugh or cry. Working On My Novel is a book written by Corey Arcangel on the difficult process of — as I am sure you can imagine — writing a novel. It is a collection of tweets from the many aspiring writers. Some funny, others sad, but all coming […]

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How-To Talk to Church Tech [Video]

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Don’t let the look of fear in the church tech’s eyes (pictured above) make you think that these tips for talking with church techies won’t make life easier. In fact, if you are a church tech, you may want to consider sharing this — it’s sure to help.

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Drawn by Faith

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I would like to introduce you to Drawn by Faith. Drawn by Faith is a collection of Biblical, faith-based illustrations by Drew Pocza that could be a valuable creative resource for various ministry needs. His a sample of Drew’s illustrations:

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Kano – Teaching Kids How-To Build a Computer

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Let’s face it. Technology is really popular right now. It’s also something that is important for kids to learn about, so they can become creators of technology and not just consumers. The Church has an amazing opportunity to capture the attention of this next generation with technology, as well as encourage them to use technology […]

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Who Manages the Internet’s Address Book? [Video]

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A free and open Internet can only remain if we are willing to take-action. It’s not going to remain open and free if we are not willing to do our part to keep it that way. There have been many hurdles in the past and there will be plenty more in the future. In the video […]

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